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Ms. Nicholls from Philadelphia PA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Nourish Me

Help me give my students healthy snacks for when they come to school hungry.

  • $234 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in an inner city school with a very diverse population. Most of the students live in the neighborhood; yet, some are middle class and others are homeless. Regardless of their home lives, they all come to school every day, eager to learn something new. I am so lucky to work where I do.

Every challenge I've given them they've not only met, but they have easily surpassed each and everything I’ve asked of them.

We celebrate all our successes however small they may be.

My Project

My students are amazing inner city kids. They are always going above and beyond in the classroom, but sometimes they are struggling in class because they are hungry. Having snacks like Goldfish, Granola Bars, Pretzels and Popcorn available will help these students focus on their classwork not on their hunger. This means we will have less behavior issues and we will also have better grades. This is a win-win situation for all of us involved with these students. Education is a precious thing and all our kids deserve to be able to learn and be focused. This will reach so many kids and I know it will make a huge impact.

Ms. Nicholls
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lay's Oven Baked Original Potato Crisps, 1.125 Ounce (Pack of 64) • Amazon Business $35.98 1 $35.98
Popchips Potato Chips, Sour Cream & Onion Potato Chips, 24 Count Single Serve Bags (0.8 oz), Gluten Free, Low Fat, Kosher • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
KIND Bars, Cranberry Almond + Antioxidants with Macadamia Nuts, Gluten Free, Low Sugar, 1.4oz, 12 Count • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
KIND Bars, Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate, 8g Protein, Gluten Free, 1.4 Ounce Bars, 12 Count • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Smartfood Delight Sea Salted Caramel Flavored Popcorn, 0.5 Ounce Bags, 36 Count • Amazon Business $14.38 1 $14.38
Frito-Lay Party Mix Variety Pack, 40 Count • Amazon Business $14.13 1 $14.13
Snack Factory Pretzel Crisps, Original Minis, Single-Serve 1 Ounce, 24 Count • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Gatorade Original Thirst Quencher Variety Pack, 20 Ounce Bottles (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $9.64 1 $9.64
Cheez-It Baked Snack Cheese Crackers, Original, Single Serve, 1.5 Oz Pack of 36 • Amazon Business $9.51 1 $9.51
Planters Nuts Variety Pack - 24 count • Amazon Business $7.73 1 $7.73
Nabisco Cookies Sweet Treats Variety Pack Cookies - with Oreo, Chips Ahoy, & Golden Oreo - 30 Snack Packs • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
Pringles Snack Stacks Potato Crisps Chips, Flavored Variety Pack, Original, Cheddar Cheese, and Sour Cream and Onion, 12.9 oz (18 Cups) • Amazon Business $6.48 1 $6.48

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